Coolpad Note 5 lite launched for Rs 8199 in India

Coolpad launched the Note 5 Lite today. Coolpad Note 5 was a fairly successful mobile and the lite, is literally a lighter variant of the bigger Note 5, in terms of hardware specifications. The Note 5 Lite has a metal body design with 8 MP camera on the front and a fingerprint sensor at the back. Here are the specification highlights of the Coolpad Note 5 Lite


  • Aluminium magnesium alloy metal body
  • 145.3 x 72.3 x 8.7mm dimensions
  • 5- inch HD IPS display (1280X970)
  • 2.5D curved glass
  • 4 bit 1.0 GHz quad core MediaTek MT6735CP processor
  • Mali – T720 GPU
  • 3GB of RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • expandable storage
  • 13-megapixel auto focus rear camera with flash
  • Front 8 mega pixel camera with flash
  • 2500mAh non-removable battery

The phone will be exclusively available on at a price of INR 8,199. It will be available in variants of gold and grey starting via open sale from 21 March, 2017.


Speaking on the launch occasion, Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India said,” We are excited to launch the latest addition to the Note series and the successor of the widely popular Note 5. Coolpad Note 5 received overwhelming response from customers and emerged as a disruptive product in the market.  With the launch of Note 5 Lite, we are again reinforcing our commitment to make technology available to everyone at a great price and won’t comprise on best in class features. Time and again, we unveil products that set benchmark in the smartphone category in the industry.”

Until now the Coolpad Note 3 lite has been my favorite recommendation under Rs 10000. But the mobile did not get regular software updates. Let us see if the Coolpad Note 5 Lite will get regular software and support as promised. The design of this mobile looks strikingly similar to Redmi Note 4. The mobile will compete with Moto G Play and Redmi 3S Prime which are popular mobiles in this segment. Which one would you prefer? Do let us know your thoughts on the comment below.



A Technology evangelist, Giridhar reviews gadgets and mobile applications. He is also a passionate photographer and a user experience designer by profession.

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